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Re: Key Curriculum Conference
Posted: Jun 29, 1998 10:05 AM
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In a message dated 98-06-28 11:38:32 EDT, you write:

> I use the Larson 5th edition, but I don't know what you mean by "alternate".
> I do not see any reference to that phrase.
> M.J.Bell
> Denton H.S.
> mjbell@tenet.edu

D.C. Heath published both a Larson 5th edition and an alternate 5th edition.
From what I understand, the primary difference between the two is the order of
the topics (e.g. trig deriviatives and integrals are treated in a late chapter
rather than being included in the chapters for derivatives and integrals). I
use the alternate 5th edition because it's the one I "inherited" when I
started teaching calculus 4 years ago.

Barbara Cavanah
Marathon HS
Marathon FL

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